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Through the Lens of Faith
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Caryl Englander, Henri Lustiger Thaler, Daniel Libeskind
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-29 - Publisher: Steidl

Through the Lens of Faith is Caryl Englander's original and affecting visual archive of witnesses of the Holocaust, presented alongside conversations exploring their diverse belief systems. Englander photographed them during emotive moments of interviewing over the past three years. The resulting portraits encapsulate mnemonic tensions between an unmasterable past and
The Afterdeath of the Holocaust
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: Lawrence L. Langer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-11 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book consists of ten essays that examine the ways in which language has been used to evoke what Lawrence L. Langer calls the ‘deathscape’ and the ‘hopescape’ of the Holocaust. The chapters in this collection probe the diverse impacts that site visits, memoirs, survivor testimonies, psychological studies, literature and
Primo Levi and Humanism after Auschwitz
Language: en
Pages: 173
Authors: J. Druker
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-08 - Publisher: Springer

This innovative study reassesses Primo Levi's Holocaust memoirs in light of the posthumanist theories of Adorno, Levinas, Lyotard, and Foucault and finds causal links between certain Enlightenment ideas and the Nazi genocide.
Before Auschwitz
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Paul R. Hinlicky
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-27 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

What can Christian theology in North America learn from the rise of Nazism in Germany in the 1920s and 1930s? This book explores an explosion of scholarship in recent decades that has reopened questions once thought to be settled about the relationships between Nazism, Liberalism, and Christianity. In the process
In Defense of Faith
Language: en
Pages: 596
Authors: David Brog
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02 - Publisher:

Religious faith is under assault. In books, movies, and on television, secular critics are attacking religion and the religious with ever-increasing intensity. These ''new atheists'' typically repeat a two-part mantra: They claim that only an idiot could believe in God, and that idiots who do so have been responsible for